ARL Stats for Lunch Presentation on AMOS on April 14

Posted on 3/16/2009 10:11:13 AM

The Applied Research Lab invites you to have Stats for Lunch: “A Presentation on AMOS: A Program for Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) Produced by SPSS.”

Tuesday, April 14, 2009
11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Stabley Library, Room 201
Presented by James Bowers and Ben Jarrett, ARL graduate assistants

SEM is a way to test and estimate causal relationships using statistical data and qualitative causal assumptions. Topics to be covered:

  • Assumptions, uses, and applications for Structural Equation Modeling in general
  • Overview of using AMOS for modeling, including the Basics (creating the model, data input, etc.) and Hypothesis Testing and Factor Analysis

Bring a lunch if you wish. Beverages, fruit, and cookies will be provided.

To register, e-mail Jean Serio ( or call 724-357-2439 by Monday, April 6.